Ben and the terrible, horrible, no good, very bad week

Ouch. The Fed just dropped interest rates by a whopping three quarters of a point. I think Chairman Ben Bernanke needs an aspirin: ALEX WONG/Getty Images News (OK. so technically that photo is from last week, and he was probably just rubbing his eye… but still. The man can’t be sleeping well.)

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WASHINGTON - JANUARY 17: Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke wipes his eyes during a hearing before the House Budget Committee January 17, 2008 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Bernanke was on the Hill to give his views on the outlook of U.S. economy and he said the economy has been growing slow. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Ouch. The Fed just dropped interest rates by a whopping three quarters of a point. I think Chairman Ben Bernanke needs an aspirin:

Ouch. The Fed just dropped interest rates by a whopping three quarters of a point. I think Chairman Ben Bernanke needs an aspirin:

ALEX WONG/Getty Images News

(OK. so technically that photo is from last week, and he was probably just rubbing his eye… but still. The man can’t be sleeping well.)

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